Post Tagged with: "Vehicles"

Visteon to Unveil Advanced Connectivity Solutions in Multiple Vehicles at 2015 International CES

Visteon Corporation will showcase advanced technology in three different passenger cars to demonstrate how it can increase a vehicle’s value throughout its lifecycle by reducing warranty costs and enhancing the driving experience. Demonstrations will occur Jan. 6-9 at the Visteon booth (#20) in the Central Plaza of the Las Vegas Convention Center during the 2015 International CES. “The vehicle connectivity gallery[Read More…]

by January 5, 2015 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Successful EU Research Project: MotorBrain Increases Range and Safety of Electric Vehicles

Successful EU Research Project: MotorBrain Increases Range and Safety of Electric Vehicles

30 European partners are carrying out basic research on electric drive systems Electric drives are to become significantly smaller and lighter Main focus lies on integration of electronics and more safety To design smaller, lighter, safer, and more efficient electric drives — with these objectives, researchers from nine European countries commenced the MotorBrain project, funded by the European Union, three[Read More…]

Dana Introduces Aluminum Cooling Solutions for EV, Hybrid Vehicles

Dana Holding Corporation has announced the introduction of a new aluminum cooling technology for electric and hybrid vehicles. Specifically, the company is utilizing the efficiency of aluminum in its Long brand of integrated cooling plates that enhance heat transfer of insulated gate bipolar transistor (IGBT) switches.  This newest addition to Dana’s robust thermal-management portfolio provides customers with optimized, compact cooling components[Read More…]

by November 4, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Rajsriya Automotive opens Powder Coating facility near Chennai

Rajsriya Automotive opens Powder Coating facility near Chennai

Auto components maker Rajsriya Automotive Industries Private Limited today inaugurated its powder coating facility at its Sriperumbudur plant. Situated at its sixth facility, the powder coating plant was inaugurated by the Managing Director of Wabco India, P Kaniappan. The Managing Director of Rajsriya Group, P S Govindachari said the new plant with an installed capacity to coat up to 30,000[Read More…]

by October 30, 2014 Corporate, News, Web Exclusive

Meritor previews launch of a downspeeding portfolio for commercial vehicles

Beginning early in 2015, Meritor will launch a portfolio of products that supports trucking industry demand for fuel economy through downspeeding of engines. Meritor will offer a 2.28 ratio on its 14X tandem for 6×4 linehaul applications and a 2.31 ratio on its new FUELite+ tandem for the 6×2 market. These fast axle ratios can be integrated with the soon-to-be[Read More…]

Emitec advances emission reduction in commercial vehicles

Emitec advances emission reduction in commercial vehicles

At the 65th IAA Commercial Vehicles show Emitec presents new concepts to optimize exhaust gas after-treatment in accordance with the valid Euro VI standard. Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) plays a key part in this to meet NOx limits. To minimize emissions, Emitec offers highly efficient catalytic converters based on metal substrates, PM-Metalit particle filters, and SCR dosing systems, all of which are[Read More…]

by September 24, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Delphi’s Electronically Scanning Radar Brings Safety to One Million Vehicles

Delphi’s Electronically Scanning Radar Brings Safety to One Million Vehicles

Delphi Automotive recently sold its one millionth electronically scanning radar (ESR) globally – a key milestone as car makers meet growing customer demand for new technologies that improve safety. Since its debut in 2009, Delphi’s ESR set the standard for long range automotive radar sensors.  Key features were introduced in this radar, including multi-mode operation, digital beam forming, and a[Read More…]

by August 22, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
ContiTech at the IAA: Supply trends for Commercial Vehicles

ContiTech at the IAA: Supply trends for Commercial Vehicles

Scratch-resistant surfaces make commercial vehicles more comfortable and economical Continental Air Spring Leveling System: valve function integrated Today’s hose lines: lighter and more heat resistant Tomorrow’s hose lines: solutions for waste heat recovery and dual fuel CONTI® HEAVY DUTY POWER: drive belts last up to 500,000 km Scratch-resistant surface materials for the driver’s cab interior, oil and coolant hoses for high-temperature[Read More…]

by August 8, 2014 Events, Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

Webasto at the IAA Commercial Vehicles Show

Webasto at the IAA Commercial Vehicles Show: New transport refrigeration systems and high-voltage heaters At the IAA Commercial Vehicles Show in Hanover, Webasto is presenting a wide-ranging portfolio for light commercial vehicles and trucks under the slogan “Heating and cooling from a single source”. The booth is located on Stand B22 in Hall 12 from September 25 to October 1,[Read More…]

WABCO’s solutions for Commercial Vehicles

WABCO’s solutions for Commercial Vehicles

Compiled by Krishna Kumar Technology innovation is the commercial vehicle industry’s most important response to the growing need to make these vehicles safer and more efficient. By pioneering breakthrough electronic, mechanical and mechatronic technologies for braking, stability and transmission automation systems, WABCO helps vehicle manufacturers and fleet operators to respond to increasingly stringent regulations around the world for safer and[Read More…]

by August 4, 2014 Off Beat